Terms of Use

Copyright of all images on this web site belong to Kamioka Observatory, ICRR (Institute for Cosmic Ray Research),The University of Tokyo.

Please note the following points, if you would like to use these images.

Terms of use

We generally refuse any commercial use.

We do not cooperate if your purpose is not directly related to Super-Kamiokande and its research.

You can use the images freely for your own personal use. For instance, pasting it for your PC desktop.

    However, using them in personal home page or web log is not included in the meaning of “personal use”.

We prohibit modifying the images without our acceptance.

You can use them for education and scientific promotion including physics.
In this case, you will need to apply for permission.

    Inform us the details of your purposes, the related contents of your publication and the filename of the image via e-mail.

    Kamioka Observatory has the right to reject your request. Please tell us as much information as possible so we understand how you intend to use them.

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    Please append the copyright clearly as follows.

    Kamioka Observatory, ICRR (Institute for Cosmic Ray Research), The University of Tokyo

Request to send a copy

Please send us a copy of your publication in which these images appear, for our records.

  • For an encyclopedia and other thick books: 1 Reprint(part prints), For web page: Inform us the URL.
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    PR Office
    Kamioka Observatory, ICRR, The University of Tokyo
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Higashi-Mozumi 456, Kamioka-cho, Hida-city Gifu 506-1205, Japan

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